Libya: Growth of exports

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 Libya

Exports of goods and services, annual growth

 Latest value -52.56
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2004 - 2020
 Average 8.82
 Min - Max -70.53 - 218.09
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Libya from 2004 to 2020. The average value for Libya during that period was 8.82 percent with a minimum of -70.53 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 218.09 percent in 2012. The latest value from 2020 is -52.56 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 151 countries is -13.02 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Libya - Growth of exports - Recent values chart

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Libya - Growth of exports - historical chart - 2004-2020




Definition: Annual growth rate of exports of goods and services based on constant local currency. Aggregates are based on constant 2015 prices, expressed in U.S. dollars. Exports of goods and services represent the value of all goods and other market services provided to the rest of the world. They include the value of merchandise, freight, insurance, transport, travel, royalties, license fees, and other services, such as communication, construction, financial, information, business, personal, and government services. They exclude compensation of employees and investment income (formerly called factor services) and transfer payments.

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 Terms of trade 106.18 2021 percent
 Trade openness 136.54 2022 percent
 Financial openness -1.242 2021 index points
 Exports, percent of GDP 42.84 2019 percent
 Exports, billion dollars 34.65 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Growth of exports -52.56 2020 percent
 Imports, percent of GDP 35.37 2019 percent
 Imports, billion dollars 20.85 2023 billion U.S. dollars
 Foreign Direct Investment, percent of GDP 1.52 2021 percent
 Foreign Direct Investment, billion dollars 0.60 2021 billion U.S. dollars
 Portfolio investment inflows, equities 0.00 2013 million dollars (current)
 Current account, percent of GDP 18.50 2023 percent
 Current account, in dollars 5.68 2021 billion U.S. dollars
 Trade balance, percent of GDP 7.46 2019 percent
 Trade balance, in dollars 6.97 2021 billion U.S. dollars
 Reserves 86.68 2022 billion U.S. dollars
 Remittances, percent of GDP 0.00 2022 percent
 Remittances 0.00 2022 million U.S. dollars
 Net errors and omissions -577.50 2021 million USD
 Foreign exchange reserves 74.45 9/2022 billion
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